Singapore's leader has vowed to punish corrupt officials, no matter how senior, following several high-profile cases including three sex-for-favor scandals that have embarrassed a nation widely praised for its integrity.1 Comment
Singapore on Thursday gave a VIP welcome to a pair of giant pandas loaned by China for 10 years to mark two decades of close diplomatic relations.
The future is for Singaporeans to create and the prime minister has called on everyone to help chart a new, clear direction for the country and to help make the future they want happen.
Singapore on Thursday angrily accused Washington of “double standards” on human rights after a U.S. State Department annual report criticized the city-state's tough internal security laws.
A 76-year-old Singaporean man who lived alone was found dead in his flat which was piled to the ceiling with rubbish he had collected from bins over the past decade, a report said Wednesday.
Two of four Singaporeans facing extradition to the United States for supplying electronic parts found in Iraqi roadside bombs have been freed after being found innocent of violating Singapore law.
Yale University, one of the leading centers of liberal education in the United States, on Friday defended a controversial ban on demonstrations and political parties at its new Singapore campus.
Two workers were killed and eight others injured in Singapore when the scaffolding at a subway construction site collapsed on Wednesday, civil defense officials said.
Singapore says it plans to change the law so that convicted drug couriers no longer receive a mandatory death sentence.
Authorities have arrested the founder of one of Singapore's largest evangelical churches and alleged millions of dollars in church money was used to aid the career of his pop singer wife.